This report outlines the operations and performance of the Department of Communications for the financial year ending 30 June 2015. It has been prepared in accordance with the Requirements for Annual Reports issued by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet in June 2015.
Note that figures in tables and in the text of this report may be rounded. Figures in the text are generally rounded to one decimal place, while those in tables are generally rounded to the nearest thousand. Discrepancies in tables between totals and sums of components are due to rounding.
Section 1 – Overview
Includes a review of the year by the Secretary and an outline of the Department, performance reporting structure, functions and services, as well as an overview of the portfolio structure.
Section 2 – Performance reporting
Reports on how our programmes performed during the year and how they contributed to achieving our outcome. We benchmark our achievements against deliverables and key performance indicators set out in our 2014–15 Portfolio Budget Statements.
Section 3 – Management and accountability
Details our governance arrangements, management practices and outcomes and workforce management.
Section 4 – Financial statements
Contains our audited financial statements for 2014–15.
Section 5 – Appendices
Supplementary information on a range of issues, such as a resource statement and expenses for outcome, reporting on legislation and statutory instruments, workforce demographics, and advertising and market research.
Section 6 – Reference information
Provides a list of acronyms, glossary of terms, an alphabetical index and a compliance index.Skip to next content block